I don’t think there’s a better travel program on TV than “An Idiot Abroad”
But how do you build tourism off your dark history when the man responsible for the most disturbing chapter in modern Suriname is not just alive, but the president.
the cojones Julie has in writing stories like this is one of the reasons I love her.
Maybe next time don’t risk frost bite on a vacation? However, aside from the unforgiving weather, I have minimal complaints of Montreal and would easily spend a summer here. I’d be happy just riding the bus everywhere if I could stare out the windows and stop only for food and drink that looks interesting to me.
I woke up around 3. Apparently I missed a pretty good view of Lake Champlain. Are we there yet?
Belfast in the past has been a very, very tough town—a war-torn town. That creates a lot of tension, which can also create a lot of energy, which can also create a lot of stories, which turns into music, which turns into drinking, which turns into fun. And sex. Here we have the modern day Belfast. Golf, pubs, good women, good music. Get your ass to Belfast.
The Getaway with Joel McHale
get me to Belfast immediately.
Leave in the morning and pull into Montreal just after happy hour.